Board Structure

The effective operation of a museum is based on a well-functioning board that has a strong working relationship with the museum’s director. The board’s structure and composition help it fulfill its role and live up to the community’s expectations.

The Alliance has compiled this set of board structure resources from throughout the nonprofit and museum sector.

Nonprofit Law Basics: Can the Executive Director Serve on the Board of Directors?

This blog post from the Cullinane Law Group discusses the potential conflict of interest involved if the executive director or CEO serves as a voting member of the board.

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